43 CFR 3420.0-3 - Authority.
(a) The regulations in this part are issued under the authority of the statutes cited in § 3400.0-3 of this title.
(b) The regulations in this part implement: (1) Primarily section 2(a) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by sections 2 and 3 of the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976 ( 30 U.S.C. 201(a)); and (2) the Small Business Act of 1953, as amended ( 15 U.S.C. 631et seq.).